Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
33
Days
March 1 2021
Application Deadline
Yes
Renewable
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What you'll need:
  • Checkmark Other - Activities, Personal Statements, Special Recommendation (if your cumulative GPA is below 3.0 or your GED score is below 660), Financial Information
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  • Checkmark Financial Need Analysis
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Ford Opportunity Scholars Program

Description

The Ford Opportunity Scholars Program offers a comprehensive scholarship to help students who are single parents succeed in college and beyond. Applicant must: (1) be a single parent with custody of dependent children (18 years of age or younger) and the head of household as defined by IRS regulations; (2) be a graduating high school senior, or high school graduate (or the equivalent), or be a continuing college student. Applicants with a felony conviction in their past must have satisfied the terms of the conviction by August 1 of the application year.

Amount Details

$1,000
Low Amount Awarded
$40,000
High Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university, a four-year college or two-year college
  • CheckmarkMinimum 3.0 GPA
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkRestricted to single students
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of California, Oregon
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying in California, Oregon

How to Apply

What you'll need:

  • Checkmark Other - Activities, Personal Statements, Special Recommendation (if your cumulative GPA is below 3.0 or your GED score is below 660), Financial Information
  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Entry In A Contest
  • Checkmark Essay
  • Checkmark Financial Need Analysis
  • Checkmark Interview
  • Checkmark Transcript
For more info, please visit our site
Contact
The Ford Family Foundation Scholarship Office
fordscholarships@tfff.org
Tel: 877-864-2872 Address 44 Club Road, Suite 100
Eugene, OR 97401